(KDRTV)-South Korea has reported 297 new infections of coronavirus, the highest daily figure since March 2020.
This has prompted the country`s authorities to shut down Museums, nightclubs and karaoke bars in and around the capital Seoul.
South Korea has been viewed as among the world`s countries to have success stories on managing COVID-19
The recent spike in the case of the novel virus has been linked to a church that his pastor has been a great critic of President Moon Jae-in
Out of the 297 new victims, 252 are reported in the greater Seoul area.
KDRTV understands that 623 members of the Sarang Jeil Church have been infected according to data from Korea Center for Disease Control and Prevention (KCDC)
out of the new infections, 10 of them were confirmed to have attended anti-government demonstrations on the past two weekends in Seoul- Reuters announced on Tuesday.